Insights

We're big on shared resources, so our Insights are here to give you hints, tips and industry thoughts. If you have a marketing or design question you'd like answered, let us know and we'll create a new insight for you!

Images and Licensing

Whilst a picture says a thousand words, not ensuring you are licensed correctly can cost you a thousand dollars! This is a quick guide to…

no pitch no spec policy

No Pitch/No Spec

We’re always chuffed when a company reaches out to ask us to quote on a project, as it means that they’ve outlined us as a…

Investment Pitch Deck tips

Investment Pitch Deck Tips and Tricks

What is an investment pitch deck? A pitch deck is a presentation that entrepreneurs use to present their companies to prospective investors. How long is…

Improve your brand image

Improve your brand image in 3 steps, today

“Your brand is what other people say about you when you’re not in the room.”  – Jeff Bozos | Amazon Whether you are focused on…

How to control your marketing budget

How to keep your marketing budget under control

How to keep your marketing budget under control 2020 came and turned our lives upside down. Not just our personal lives, but our businesses too.…

Remote working tech tips for marketers

Remote working tech tips

Remote working tech tips Remote working from home can be frustrating if you are new to it. Aside from the distractions, and the fight not…

Mining Communication Systems for Mining Marketing in Africa

Mining communication systems to save time and money

What if you could set up mining communication systems that save you time and money? Sidestep long procurement processes and red tape, which leave your…

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Benefits of being on a retainer

Why should you consider agreeing to a retainer contract? One of our core values at Halo Media and what makes us different from the industry…

Women in Mining: Breaking the barriers

Women in Mining: The barriers that barred women from the mining industry Authored by Halo Media Published by Mining Review Africa In the past, women…

Halo say Sala Kahle 2019, Sawubona 2020!!

Halo Year end review 2019: Sala Kahle 2019, Sawubona 2020!! For those of you who don’t live in the Kingdom of KwaZulu-Natal – “Sala Kahle”…

Showreel of Halo Media - a marketing, graphic design and video production company in Durban, South Africa

Halo Showreel 2019

Halo Media Showreel What is a showreel? It’s a short video containing examples of work. It’s typically used in the creative industry and it’s showcase…

WordPress vs Wix

WordPress vs Wix websites

WordPress vs Wix… what should you choose? It all depends on your requirements and what the plans are for your business. WIX Wix is ideal…

Communicating via email with Durban Marketing and Design Company Halo Media

4 reasons why email is a winning communication channel

Ever wondered what is the best communication method with your marketing and design partner? We choose email! Here are our top 4 reasons to choose…

5 Reasons to choose a Wordpress Website

5 Quick Reasons why a WordPress Website is a good choice

We work in a website platform called WordPress. It’s a software which we install onto hosting servers and we can design and develop websites on it.…

cheap stock logo

The expensive cost of cheap stock logos

Should you buy a cheap stock logo? Cheap budget logos? You say yes? We say no, and here’s why… So, you started a company and…

Hello. We're Halo.

We are marketing designers working in partnership with select B2B companies in  UK, Australia and South Africa